Math 102 -- Applied Linear Algebra -- Fall 2017

Lecture site: MANDE B-210 (dummy link to map)
Lecture times: Monday, Wednesday, Friday. 3:00pm-3:50pm.
Discussion sessions B01: Tuesday 5:00p-5:50p, AP&M B412 with Person A
B02: Tuesday 6:00p-6:50p, AP&M B412 with Person B
B03: Tuesday 7:00p-7:50p, AP&M B412 with Person C
B04: Tuesday 8:00p-8:50p, AP&M B412 with Person D
Final Exam
time and place
December 15th, 2017, 3:00pm - 5:59pm. Place to be announced.
Instructor Martin Licht
Email: mlicht AT ucsd DOT edu
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Course content Second course in linear algebra from a computational yet geometric point of view. Elementary Hermitian matrices, Schur's theorem, normal matrices, and quadratic forms. Moore-Penrose generalized inverse and least square problems. Vector and matrix norms. Characteristic and singular values. Canonical forms. Determinants and multilinear algebra.
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Required textbook Reading the sections of the textbook corresponding to the assigned homework exercises is considered part of the homework assignment. You are responsible for material in the assigned reading whether or not it is discussed in the lecture. It will be expected that you read the assigned material in advance of each lecture.
Resources recommended
in addition
  • Serge Lang, Linear Algebra.
Formal prerequesite Math 18 or Math 20F or Math 31AH, and Math 20C, or consent of instructor.
Credit Hours: 4 units
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Academic Integrity Every student is expected to conduct themselves with academic integrity. Violations of academic integrity will be treated seriously. See http://www-senate.ucsd.edu/manual/Appendices/app2.htm for UCSD Policy on Integrity of Scholarship.

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29.09.2017.
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04.10.2017.
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27.11.2017.
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29.11.2017.
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01.12.2017.
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04.12.2017.
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06.12.2017.
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08.12.2017.
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15.12.2017.
Final Exam. 3:00pm - 5:59pm. Place to be announced.

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